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MUS 301 History of Western Art Music

MUS 301 - History of Western Art Music (4)

An in-depth study of European Art Music within its historic, social, political, and economic environment, with emphasis placed on analysis of representative pieces of all eras and genres. Secular and sacred, vocal and instrumental music from the origins of notation in the 9th century to the present time. Offered each Spring. Prerequisite: MUS 300 (or MUS 100 and permission of instructor).